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Blue Waters Cafe

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Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 583 4110
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07:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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Kent, Washington
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133 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Blue Waters was recommended by our tour guide. She dropped us off at the restaurant and we sat outside overlooking the water. No heaters noted on the balcony. So it did become a bit chilly as the evening went on. We ordered Mai Tais which were okay, not great. For dinner, I had the 300g Filet and my wife had... More 

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Thank SEAPlatinum
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We met a friend at Blue Waters for coffee. She had the Butternut Soup and waited for at least 25 minutes for it. The Waitress never once came to our table to check whether we needed something. My friend then called the manager who promptly brought the soup. Not a good experience at this restaurant with such a lovely view... More 

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Thank Gerolene S
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a affordable and pleasant restaurant with fantastic views of the ocean. Wonderful friendly owner and staff and the food is great.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was ok and the service was a bit distracted: forgot or order a couple of times and had to be reminded. But overall a nice restaurant with a view on the beach.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was introduced to the restaurant by a friend who lived in PE for five years, and I was not disappointed. During a holiday with my family, my wife who is very critical about food as someone who loves good quality food also loved the prawn curry and rise. The view over the sea is awesome and the parking directly... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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99 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate lunch in Blue Waters and the food can only be described as excellent, both in terms of quality and value.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth it. I ate twice at the restaurant . The sushi is amasing and they serve a monster chicken burger to die for. The staff are friendly and the service , although a little slow at time, excellent. Their price are also reasonable , with a variety of dishes , including tapas, available on the menu. I will recommend... More 

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Thank Lenthiss
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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66 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome position in the day or at night. We had breakfast, my husband had the yoghurt, fruit and muesli breakfast which was a definite winner. WellDone Blue Waters this is one of the best in town.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just called in here for a beer but was bowled over by the table we got overlooking the sea and ended up ordering tapas which were superb.

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Merrill, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always new dishes to try , the staff is great , the food is always outstanding , I would recommend the place to anyone , very good prices lots of food nice bar over all good experience !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 22:00
Monday
07:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 22:00
Thursday
07:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Dr -7, The Beachfront Boardwalk, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth  >  Summerstrand
  • Phone Number: +27 41 583 4110
Description
Blue Waters Cafe is situated next to the ocean with great views of the bay. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our meals range from light meals, steaks, chicken and fresh fish.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?